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UN Security Council Views Grim Images of Syrian Dead

Members of the United Nations Security Council Tuesday viewed graphic pictures taken in Syria that show what appear to be evidence of brutal torture, including eye gougings, strangulation and long-term starvation by the Syrian government.The informal Council meeting was organized by France to give the 15-member body a chance to see some of the 55,000 photographs taken by a former member of the Syrian military police. France's ambassador to the U.N., Gerard Araud, said it was important...

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